It pays to be shy… it sure does, if you’re a railroader!

Or asocial, or for that matter, even if you're downright anti-social. Take your pick, it's a matter open to  'interpretation' by the officials at the federal Railroad Retirement Board - - rail workers' version of Social Security, responsible to determine if a railroad employee applying for disability meets the eligibility criteria, before they can award … Continue reading It pays to be shy… it sure does, if you’re a railroader!

Catch the LIRR! Who is abusing the system???

Are the visually impaired leading the disabled... reeks of a scandal aboard the Long Island Railroad... the LIRR! Beware, we're talking about 250 million US dollars already paid as federal occupational disability money to early LIRR retirees since Y2K. We, the taxpayers, have paid for this and will continue to do so, while these 'disabled' … Continue reading Catch the LIRR! Who is abusing the system???